Summertime Green Beans
This recipe deliciously perks up plain green beans. This will soon become a favorite for your family!—Leah Carrell, Quitman, Texas
Total TimePrep/Total Time: 25 min.
- 1-1/2 pounds fresh green beans
- 2 tablespoons dried minced onion
- 2 tablespoons corn syrup
- 2 teaspoons butter
- 1/4 to 1/2 teaspoon salt
- Cut beans into 1-1/4-in. pieces; place in a saucepan. Cover with water and bring to a boil. Cover and cook over medium heat until crisp-tender, about 10 minutes. Drain. Add onion, corn syrup, butter and salt. Cover and simmer for 5 minutes, stirring occasionally.
Nutrition Facts1 each: 65 calories, 1g fat (1g saturated fat), 3mg cholesterol, 126mg sodium, 13g carbohydrate (7g sugars, 4g fiber), 2g protein.
Originally published as Summertime Green Beans in Country Woman July/August 1997